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THE WHAT SHALL WE DO? BOOKS No. 2 PARLOUR GAMES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1505926
Published by Thomas Nelson & Sons. Slightly better than good condition.

A Book for Children's Parties and Winter Evenings, Dull Days and Doldrums. Blue cloth covers , white titles and pictorial onlay of girl holding up a plate. Small colour illustrations of children in margins. 95 pages. 8.5 x 6.25". Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Fading to spine and some cover edges. Stain to top corner of both covers. Some marks/rubbing to covers. Endpapers browned. Two hinges starting to crack. A few grubby marks/fingermarks to contents.
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ON NUMBERS AND GAMES
Written by J.H. Conway.
Stock no. 1608079
Published by A.K. Peters Ltd. c. 2001. Fine condition.

Second Edition. Purple glazed boards, white titles. 242 pages. A guide to game theory. ISBN: 1568811276.
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ON NUMBERS AND GAMES
Written by J.H. Conway.
Stock no. 1608066
Published by Academic Press. 1979. Slightly better than very good condition.

London Mathematical Society Monographs No. 6. ISBN: 0121863506. Reprint. Spine bumped. Foxing to outer page edges and endpapers.
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SOMETHING TO PLAY
No author listed. Illustrated by John Hassall; et al..
Stock no. 1505712
Published by Humphrey Milford. Very good condition.

A Picture Reading Book for Little Folks. Orange cross lined boards, blue onlay shows children playing, one is blindfolded. Illustrated title page. 4 colour plates plus b/w illustrations. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine and alongside browned. Small rubbed patch on onlay. Contents clean.
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KATE GREENAWAY'S BOOK OF GAMES
Written by Kate Greenaway. Illustrated by Kate Greenaway.
Stock no. 2120890
Published by George Routledge & Sons. 1st 1889. Very good condition.

Blue/green pictorial cloth with gilt title to front. Yellow endpapers. Colour illustrations. Traditional games. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some scuff marks and yellow marks to rear cover. Rear endpaper has large creased with small edge tear. Name in ink to half-title page. Light foxing and odd margin mark.
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HOME FUN
Written by Cecil Bullivant; Freda Holmdahl.
Stock no. 1208372
Published by Thomas Nelson and Sons Ltd.. 1945. Good condition.

Containing tricks, shadow play, singing, and much more for home entertainment.Beige pictorial cloth. Profusely illustrated with b/w text illustrations. 384 pages includes index. Spine and corners bumped. Spine and rear cover grubby. Front endpaper missing. Contents clean and bright.
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GAMES FOR PLAYTIME & PARTIES
Written by Stanley V. Wilman. Illustrated by Margaret Tarrant.
Stock no. 1405040
Published by T.C. & E.C. Jack Ltd.. circa 1930. Almost very good condition.

With and Without Music. Large format. White cloth spine, white pictorial front board. Tipped-in colour frontis, colour plates plus b/w text illustrations. 82 pages. 12" x 9". Spine and corners bumped and worn. Board edges worn. Some splash marks to front board and dark marks to rear board. Covers grubby. Inscription in ink for front endpaper. Browning to endpapers and prelims. A few marks to prelims otherwise contents are generally clean.
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GAMES OF NO CHANCE: COMBINATORIAL GAMES AT MSRI 1994
Written by Richard J. Nowakowski.
Stock no. 1811759
Published by Cambridge University Press. 1st 1996. Slightly better than very good condition.

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Publications volume 29. Combinatorial games are finite, two-person, full-information games such as chess, checkers, go, domineering, dots-and-boxes, nim and many others. This volume, arising from a workshop held at MSRI in July 1994, represents a significant addition to the literature of combinatorial games. White & blue glazed boards, black titles. xii and 537 pages. ISBN: 0521574110. Slight scuffing to boards else a fine copy.
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NURSERY GAMES AND ROMPS
Written by Hilda Cowham. Illustrated by Hilda Cowham.
Stock no. 1505420
Published by Gale & Polden, Ltd.. circa 1926. Almost very good condition.

Pictorial stiff card wraps, 9.5 x 7.25", front cover shows hide and seek, rear cover musical chairs. 6 full page colour illustrations plus brown and white illustrations to text. Creases to top corners of covers, front is worst. Slight wear to cover edges. Rear cover slightly grubby. Ink inscription to front pastedown dated 1926. Staples rusty. Centre pages are detached at bottom staple. A few corner tips creased and some foxing but otherwise contents clean.
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KISS IN THE RING A BOOK OF CHILDREN'S GAMES
Written by Robert Ellis Mack; et al. Illustrated by E. Stuart Hardy; Helena Maguire.
Stock no. 1505401
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Slightly better than good condition.

Stiff card wraps, pictorial front has cut-out section and shows children dancing in a ring. 4 chromolithograph pages plus b/w illustrations. Short verses and stories. Wear to spine, corners and cover edges with some chipping and loss of surface. Covers a little grubby with some light creases. Contents pulled so feel loose but are still firmly attached. Contents lightly browned and foxed.
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CHILDREN'S SINGING GAMES
Written by Alice B. Gomme. Illustrated by Winifred Smith.
Stock no. 2119375
Published by David Nutt. Very good condition.

Large square format. Brown cloth, black illustrations and titles. Contains music, words and decorations to many popular rhymes. 70 pages. Second Series. Light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some neat colouring. A little page browning and some foxing. Grubby margin marks.
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COLLECTING AND PAINTING WARGAMES ARMIES
No author listed.
Stock no. 1607659
Published by Games Workshop. 1998. Nearly fine condition.

Large format. Card wraps. Colour illustrations. ISBN: 1872372422. Slight creasing to corners.
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